Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny (Hardcover)

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By John Himmelman, John Himmelman (Illustrator)
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Now here's a book that packs a punch! John Himmelman is one of our favorite children's authors--and a local favorite as well! Here he introduces us to Isabel, aka Bunjitsu Bunny. She can throw, kick and hit better than anyone else--but she knows her most powerful skill is using her brain to resolve conflicts peacefully. A first introduction to eastern philosophies that even grown-ups will appreciate!

— Barbara

The inspiring Isabel is the best bunjitsu artist in her school. She’s not only skilled in punching and kicking, but also out-smarting and out-maneuvering even the toughest foes.

— Jamie

Description


Introducing Isabel, aka Bunjitsu Bunny She is the BEST bunjitsu artist in her school, and she can throw farther, kick higher, and hit harder than anyone else But she never hurts another creature . . . unless she has to.
This series of brief stories about Isabel's adventures are a beguiling combination of child-friendly scenarios and Eastern wisdom perfect for the youngest readers.

About the Author


John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than seventy-five books for children, including Chickens to the Rescue, Duck to the Rescue, Katie Loves the Kittens, and Katie and the Puppy Next Door. As a martial arts student and instructor, he has a lot of experience with the human version of bunjitsu. He lives in Connecticut with his artist wife, Betsy.

Praise For…


Praise for KATIE LOVES THE KITTENS:

Children’s Choice Book Award Finalist
Junior Library Guild Selection

* "Katie is the very picture of openheartedness, confusion and contrition, and readers will root for her from the very first page." —Publishers Weekly, starred review

Praise for KATIE AND THE PUPPY NEXT DOOR:

"The right blend of humor and pathos." —BooklistPraise for CHICKENS TO THE RESCUE:

* "The details in each rescue scene will have everyone laughing." —School Library Journal, starred review

Praise for PIGS TO THE RESCUE:

* "Himmelman's expressively comedic illustrations keep it as funny as ever." —Publishers Weekly, starred review

Praise for COWS TO THE RESCUE:

"This expressive and determined herd of cows should have readers laughing until the you-know-whats come home." —Publishers Weekly
Product Details
ISBN: 9780805099706
ISBN-10: 0805099700
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company
Publication Date: October 28th, 2014
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Bunjitsu Bunny